“Honoring Vietnam Veterans: To Those Who Served…And The 58,479 That never Returned. Remember and Respect”, was this year’s theme for the Prescott Veterans Day Parade, which took place in downtown Prescott on November 11, 2022. With 99 entries, awards were given to the best entry in seven (7) categories: Commercial, Fraternal Organization, Hospital, Marching Unit, Motorized Group, Music and Non-Profit, as well as the APS Sponsor award for Best Overall.
The 2022 Veterans Day Parade winning entries are as follows:
1st Place- Non-Profit Organization-Chino Valley Equestrian Park
1st Place- Fraternal /Military Organization-Embry Riddle Aeronautical Air Force ROTC-Detachment 028
1st Place- Motorized Group-Prescott Vette Sette
1st Place- Music Entry-Chino Valley High School Marching Band
1st Place- Marching Unit-Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Army ROTC
1st Place- Hospital Entries by Veterans-Northern Arizona VA Veterans
1st Place- Commercial/ Business Entry-Yavapai Trail Adventures
Best Overall/APS Title Sponsor Award-Living Statues
The City of Prescott would like to thank all those who participated as well as the community partners that helped to sponsor this year’s parade, including Arizona Public Service (APS), Foothills Bank, Summit 4×4, Prescott Valley Ace Hardware and Northern Arizona VA.
For more information, please contact the Recreation Services Department at 928-777-1552.